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DIPLOMA OF ACCOUNTING

National ID: FNS50215 | State ID: AVX7

 

Do you have a head for figures and are aiming for management?

When you complete the Diploma of Accounting you'll be able to work in a mid-level accounts position, making you ideal for banking and business services, insurance, sub-accountant roles or as a registered tax agent (with additional training and experience).

You will gain skills and knowledge in preparing tax returns, auditing, budgets and forecasting, management accounting, applied accounting principles and professional practice.

Ask us how you can articulate from the diploma into a university degree with advanced standing.

With industry and government forecasting strong demand for accountants in the coming years, you'll be ready for recruiting.

Completion of the Diploma of Accounting opens up a range of further study options and it may provide entry to university.

Limited part-time offerings at Fremantle (Beaconsfield) and Peel (Mandurah)

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

When you complete the Diploma of Accounting you'll be looking at mid-level accounts positions, making you ideal for banking and business services, insurance, sub-accountant roles or as a registered tax agent (with additional training and experience).

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

  • Advanced Diploma of Accounting

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Beaconsfield
Peel
Rockingham
Thornlie
Duration One semester - full-time.
How Continuous Enrolment
Flexible
Full Time (On Campus)
Online
Part Time
When Available Semester 2, 2017

When you complete the Diploma of Accounting you'll be looking at mid-level accounts positions, making you ideal for banking and business services, insurance, sub-accountant roles or as a registered tax agent (with additional training and experience).

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

  • Advanced Diploma of Accounting

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

1 Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Provide financial and business performance information FNSACC501 AUQ11
Manage budgets and forecasts FNSACC503 AUQ12
Prepare financial reports for corporate entities FNSACC504 AUQ16
Prepare tax documentation for individuals FNSACC502 AUQ08
Provide management accounting information FNSACC507 AUQ14
Implement and maintain internal control procedures FNSACC506 AUQ21

2 List Elective

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Process financial transactions and extract interim reports FNSACC301 AUQ00
Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities FNSACC404 AUP53
Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry FNSINC401 AUR82
Develop and use complex spreadsheets BSBITU402 AUH20
Prepare financial reports BSBFIA401 AUK70
  • This course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in Semester Two 2017, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after May 1st, 2017 and before June 12th, 2017.
  • Online courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information
    call: 1800 001 001 or email: info@smtafe.wa.edu.au
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

  • Curtin University
  • Edith Cowan University
  • Australian Catholic University
  • Murdoch University
  • Southern Cross University

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Page last updated May 25, 2017